The City of Palm Bay had a population of 104,723 as of July 1, 2015.
The primary coordinate point for Palm Bay is located at latitude 27.9856 and longitude -80.6626 in Brevard County. The formal boundaries for the City of Palm Bay (see map below) encompass a land area of 65.72 sq. miles and a water area of 3.14 sq. miles. Brevard County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 16 feet.
The City of Palm Bay has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Palm Bay population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2015.
|Population in Households||104,347|
|Population in Familes||85,432|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||376|
|Average Household Size||2.59|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||46,133 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||28,502 (61.8%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||11,737 (25.4%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||5,893 (12.8%)|
|Median Home Value||$121,671|
|Average Home Value||$129,099|
|Median Household Income||$44,940|
|Average Household Income||$55,032|
|Per Capita Income||$21,176|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||3.0%|
|Per Capita Income||2.41%|
The table below compares Palm Bay to the other 920 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Florida by rank and percentile using July 1, 2015 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 19||98th|
|Population Density1||# 448||51st|
|Diversity Index2||# 249||73rd|
|Median Household Income||# 436||53rd|
|Per Capita Income||# 554||40th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Florida Census Data Comparison Tool.